Pearl Snare Drums
The snare drum plays such a significant role in modern music, it only makes sense that a name as renowned as Pearl would be so dedicated to the perfection of its design. Whether you're an intricate jazz percussionist or a hard-hitting metal-head, Pearl has a snare drum for every taste and playing style. In fact, their reputation for incredible snare drums has even earned them the praise of many top-recording artists, including Joey Jordison of Slipknot, Chad Smith of Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Deep Purple's legendary drummer Ian Paice.
From beaded brass snares to even free-floating maple snares, Pearl's selection is far-reaching and loaded with top-selling options. For an amazing alternate snare that suits a variety of musical genres, check out the M-80 snare drum. Featuring poplar construction and a compact 10x4 in. size, the M-80 is versatile, and its projection is explosive. Another popular choice is the Piccolo 13x3 in. steel snare drum. Providing an ideal alternative snare voice for the contemporary drummer, its sleek, lacquered steel shell produces a loud and tight tone that's excellent for jazz, reggae and even hip-hop. As mentioned, Chad Smith is well-known for his love of Pearl drums, and he has even teamed up with Pearl to offer his own signature snare. One of the most sensitive snare drums in the entire Pearl catalog, the Chad Smith Signature Snare Drum is articulate, bright, and extremely responsive.
Your snare drum is essential to keeping the rhythm. For this reason, you need to be confident that the snare drum you're playing on was constructed with careful attention to even the smallest detail. Of course, you can always count on Pearl to provide you with a snare drum that grabs the attention of listeners in the best way possible.